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Ford drops 'SFE' label from fuel-efficient trucks

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Jun 16th, 2009 at 8:27AM

Back in the summer of 2008, fuel prices hit their highest peak in U.S. history and automakers responded with a raft of new cars and trucks designed to eke out as many miles from a single gallon of fuel as possible. Not surprisingly, Ford followed this tack when it introduced its latest F-150 pickup truck for the '09 model year, which launched with an optional SFE (Superior Fuel Economy, if you must know) edition that featured a number of fuel-saving tweaks and the Blue Oval's long-running three-valve 4.6-liter V8 engine.After just one year on the market, PickupTrucks.com reports that Ford... Read More

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